Directorate of Fisheries

Government of Karnataka

H.D. Kumaraswamy
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Karnataka State has 320 Km long coast line along with 27000 Sq. km continental shelf area, 5.65 lakh hectares of various inland water resources and   has vast scope for fisheries development. The brackish water area of 8000 hectares also provides good scope for shrimp/fish culture. There are about 9.61 lakh fishermen in the state of which 3.28 lakh fishermen in marine and 6.33 lakh fishermen are in inland who are involved in various fisheries activities. During the year 2013-14, the total fish production of the state is 5.55 lakh tonnes which contributes to 5.8% of the national fish production. Karnataka is in 6th position in marine fish production and 9th position in inland fish production when compared to fish production in the country.  Read more....
minister            Sri. Kota Srinivas Poojary

    Hon'ble Minister of Muzrai, Fisheries,     Ports and Inland Water Transport​

Directorate of Fisheries, 3rd Floor, Podium Block, V.V. Tower., Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Road, Bangalore 560 001
Telephone: 080 2286 4681               Fax: 080 2286 4619              email:

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